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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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North Country Public Radio: Sugar maples in peril

Sugar maples face a number of up and coming threats, including invasive species and a decline in growth rates, according to a recent ESF study. 1/31/16 READ MORE

Watertown Daily Times: Maples In Peril In North County

ESF finding on the decline in growth rate of Adirondacks sugar maples in the Watertown Daily Times. 1/26/16 READ MORE

Ph.D. Student Appointed to Federal Advisory Panel

Xiaoliang Yang, an ESF Ph.D. candidate in environmental and natural resources policy, has been appointed to a two-year term on the National Coal Council, the advisory panel to the U.S. secretary of energy.

Daily Orange: ESF receives grant for a microscope that will be first of its kind in central New York

ESF has received a grant for a new transmission electron microscope that will be the first of its kind in CNY. 1/25/16 READ MORE

TWC Going Green: Analyzing Lakes to Monitor Water Quality

This week's Going Green segment is about ESF efforts to monitor water quality particularly for toxic algae blooms. 1/24/16 READ MORE

ESF Participates in SUNY Training for University Police

State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher and University Police Commissioner Paul Berger announced recently that 24 officers from throughout SUNY recently completed a national Fair and Impartial Policing (FIP) training program in Syracuse. The officers will begin providing training to their colleagues on campus and regionally throughout 2016.

New Honor for the Chancellor: A Namesake Beetle

SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher has collected a lot of honors in her distinguished career but the one bestowed recently will stand out as unusual in her lengthy resume. Joining the official list of known species in the animal kingdom isZimpherus nancae, a previously undescribed beetle from Venezuela. ESF President Quentin Wheeler, one of two scientists who reported the discovery in "The Coleopterists Bulletin," presented Zimpher with a framed image of the new beetle during a meeting in Albany.

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Graduate Events

Moon Library Skill Sharpener - Ebsco Ebooks
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm. 110 Moon.

Career Development Series: How to Get Hired: An Employer's Perspective
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 148 Baker . Event Website

Environmental Studies Colloquium Series: Dr. Jack Manno
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 3:00 am - 4:15 pm. 213 Marshall Hall.

Reptiles and Amphibians of New York
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm. DeWitt Community Library Shopping Town Mall 3649 Erie Blvd. East, DeWitt, N.Y. Event Website

Candidacy Examination -- Amanda Cheeseman
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. 8 Illick Hall.

Dr. Giorgos Mountrakis, SUNY‐ESF Exemplary Researcher Seminar
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Illick 5.

Exemplary Researcher / Adaptive Peaks Seminar
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 5 Illick Hall.

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